Borderline Salty

Too Cocky with the Guac-y

Too Cocky with the Guac-y

Borderline Salty - July 5, 2022 - 34:30

On today’s episode of Borderline Salty, hosts Rick Martinez and Carla Lalli Music respond to a rant about unsalted butter, discuss the basics of spice cabinet organization, and share tips for how to stretch a limited amount of basil. Plus, Stephen Satterfield from Netflix's High on the Hog joins us to share a kitchen nightmare story from his early days in fast-food service. Since we recorded this episode, High on the Hog won a Peabody Award. Congrats, Stephen!This week’s recipe book: Carla’s Sunday Ragu Rick’s Double Dutch Chocolate Cookies Carla’s Salted Rosemary Shortbread This week’s Rad Fad/Bad Fad contender: An Italian Grinder Sandwich As always, we’d love to hear about your cooking conundrums at 833-433-FOOD (3663). Check out Whetstone Magazine here and watch High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America on NetflixFind us on Instagram @borderlinesaltyFind full episode transcripts and more about the podcast on our website If you can’t get enough of our hosts – we don’t blame you! Subscribe to Carla's newsletters here and find links to her Instagram and YouTube channel at You can order Rick’s cookbook “Mi Cocina: Recipes and Rapture from My Kitchen in Mexico here, watch the companion Mi Cocina video series here, and find all of his socials at

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Borderline Salty is a weekly podcast hosted by Carla Lalli Music and Rick Martinez. After years of helping each other improve recipes, solve cooking conundrums, and come up with delicious new ideas, they’ve become experts in the kitchen and beyond. Now, they’re ready to help others become better, smarter, happier cooks.Listen to new episodes of Borderline Salty by Pineapple Street Studios every Tuesday starting April 12.